Nic Journeaux, one of Jersey’s most experienced litigation lawyers, has joined Ogier.

Nic has appeared in many of the most complex trust and commercial cases over more than 20 years.

Renowned for his strategic overview, team leadership and ‘powerful and persuasive’ advocacy, Nic has been integral to new developments in the substantive and procedural law.

He specialises in commercial and trust litigation including asset recovery, shareholder disputes as well as insurance-led defence of professionals.

Ogier’s global head of Dispute Resolution, Rachael Reynolds, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Nic to Ogier. Nic has worked on many of the largest cases in Jersey over the years, representing government bodies, heads of state, banks and trust companies as well as private individuals. He adds further significant weight to our 17-partner global disputes team.”

Head of dispute resolution in Jersey partner Nick Williams added: “At a time when we are seeing a continuing stream of significant trust cases and other disputes coming before the Jersey courts we are delighted to have an advocate of Nic’s calibre and experience at Ogier.”

Nic appeared as Counsel for Grupo Torras SA in the ground-breaking Esteem Settlement litigation.